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Catalog Data

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 mm x 20 mm; 1/32 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
China
Associated place:
China
Date made:
1939
Description (Brief):
One (1) 1/2 cent coin
China, 1939
Obverse Image: Sun image with Chinese text above denoting the date.
Obverse Text: Translation: 25th / YEAR / OF / THE / REPUBLIC / OF / CHINA
Reverse Image: Ancient Pu coin, Chinese text to the right and left denominating, all surrounded in a Greek border.
Reverse Text: Translation: 1/2/ FEN / P'EI / KIU
Location:
Currently not on view
Credit Line:
Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
NU.79.112.377
Catalog number:
79.112.377
Accession number:
1979.1263
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_923104